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  • First installment of relief package to 20 crore women Jan Dhan account holders released

    Government has completed transfer of first installment of  500 rupees  to around 20 crore women Jan Dhan account holders as part of relief package announced by it last month in the wake of COVID -19 outbreak. Official sources said the money has reached each and every account and the beneficiary can withdraw as per their […]

    PM Modi interacts with leaders of various political parties; says COVID-19 outbreak is a social emergency

    Describing the ongoing situation arising out of COVID-19 outbreak as akin to a social emergency, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asserted that the priority of his government is to save each and every life. Mr. Modi said, the country has been forced to take tough decisions, and it must continue to remain vigilant. Mr. Modi emphasized the impact […]

    PM Modi urges Ministers to ensure benefits of Garib Kalyan Yojana reach intended beneficiaries

    The Prime Minister stressed on the importance of monitoring continuously and ensuring that the benefits of PM Garib Kalyan Yojana keep reaching the intended beneficiaries in a seamless manner. He said, there should be continuous monitoring to maintain timelines of production of essential medicines and protection equipment. The Ministers praised the initiative of #9pm9minute, saying […]

    PM addresses party workers on BJP Foundation Day; urges them to campaign for providing ration to poor, donate to PM CARES Fund

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that India is one of the countries in the world that understood the seriousness of COVID-19 and took timely steps to initiate a war against it. He was addressing BJP party workers through video conference on the occasion of 40th Foundation Day of Bhartiya Janta Party. Mr Modi said, India’s attempts […]

    PM Modi leads nation in expressing people’s resolve to fight COVID-19

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the nation to express country’s resolve to fight and win the battle against COVID-19. At the stroke of 9 pm last night, India lit up candles, diyas and torch light following Prime Minister’s “9 pm, 9 minute” appeal. Mr Modi shared his photographs showing himself lighting up a lamp. On his twitter […]

    PM Modi urges people to light candles on Sunday evening to display collective spirit to defeat COVID-19

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged the countrymen to switch off lights of their homes on Sunday at 9 PM for nine minutes and light up diyas, candles or mobile flashlights to display the nation’s collective spirit to defeat coronavirus. In a video message this morning, the Prime Minister said people should maintain social distancing, […]

    PM Modi interacts with all Chief Ministers; Discusses challenges related to spread of COVID-19

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held a video conference with all chief ministers to discuss ways to check the spread of coronavirus. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Home Minister Amit Shah and top bureaucrats were present along with the prime minister. This is for the second time the prime minister is holding a video conference with […]

    Social organisations play big role in countering superstitions, wrong beliefs, misinformation against COVID-19: PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi  today said, social organisations have a big role to play in countering superstitions, wrong beliefs and misinformation. The Prime Minister was interacting with representatives of organizations working for social welfare, via video conference. He appealed to them to spread awareness about the COVID-19 outbreak. Mr. Modi added that people were seen […]

    Control Room established in Bihar Bhawan of Delhi to assist Migrant Labourers

    A control room has been established in Bihar Bhawan, New Delhi to facilitate and provide holistic assistance to the migrant labourers of Bihar. The Resident Commissioner of Bihar, Vipin Kumar said, this control room will work 24X7 and all possible support and assistance will be provided to the people.  These helpline numbers are 011-23792009 and […]

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi urges 130 crore Indians to act as national volunteers in fighting the Corona virus pandemic

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, 130 crore Indians should act as national volunteers in fighting the pandemic. Interacting with Radio Jockeys, RJs through video conference yesterday, he said that the public should cooperate with police, adding that while police should avoid usage of strong arm tactics, it is also necessary to enforce discipline. The […]